Cairo’s Shepheard Hotel

By Edouard Aldahdah

Posted on July 15th, 2014 in Egypt

old sheapheard hotel cairo

From Wikipedia: “Shepheard’s Hotel was the leading hotel in Cairo and one of the most celebrated hotels in the world from the middle of the 19th century until it was burned down in 1952. A modern hotel called the Shepheard Hotel was built nearby in 1957” and “in the First World War, the hotel served as British Headquarters in the Near East.”

It is frequently mentioned in Lady Anne’s Journals and Correspondence.

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